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Ravi Kanbur's new book tackles India's 'challenges'

Jan 31, 2014

The Dyson School’s Ravi Kanbur is a co-editor and author of the newly published “Urbanization in India: Challenges, Opportunities and the Way Forward.”

Zubrow gift endows economics professorship

Jan 28, 2014

Cornell trustee Jan Rock Zubrow ’77 fulfilled a lifelong dream in December with a year-end gift to Cornell’s Department of Economics to establish the Zubrow Professorship of Economics.

Former White House economist talks inequality

Jan 16, 2014

Former White House chief economist Alan Krueger ’83 spoke about the future of the economy at the Cornell Club of New York Jan. 14.

Great Dane: Colleagues fete Per Pinstrup-Andersen

Dec 18, 2013

Colleagues held a celebration and symposium to mark Per Pinstrup-Andersen’s retirement Dec. 13-14 following 40 years of combating world poverty and malnutrition.

New economics research helps developing world

Jun 19, 2013

Professors offered an inside look at Cornell's new economics department, their fields of study and current research projects June 8 at Reunion.

Panelists detail progress, challenges of economic recovery

May 21, 2013

A New York City panel of leading economists, including under secretary of the treasury Mary John Miller '77, pointed to recent improvements in the economy.

Macroeconomist Uri Possen dies at age 70

Dec 13, 2012

An expert in public finance and monetary economics, Possen worked in the area of Keynesian economics.

Economics department gets first endowed professorship

Nov 08, 2012

A $4 million gift from Ed Meyer '48 has established the Edward H. Meyer Professorship of Economics, the first newly endowed professorship in the universitywide Department of Economics.

Economists discuss policies, recession on eve of election

Oct 29, 2012

Three Cornell economists discussed economic policy in the context of the current recession and the upcoming election at an Oct. 26 panel in Ives Hall.

Hallock demystifies pay in book on compensation

Oct 24, 2012

Want to earn more? Learn how your organization's compensation system works and how you fit into the picture, says ILR School Professor Kevin Hallock in his new book, 'Pay.'